Ashley Roberts

Ashley Roberts

Ashley Roberts is the Managing Editor of the Printing & Packaging Group.

New Flatbed UV Device Causes ‘Paradigm Shift’ at Boys Town

When one of your services increases at a rate of up to 500% over the course of three to four years, it only makes sense to invest in a device that will reduce turnaround time, increase productivity, and eliminate workarounds, as was the case for the Boys Town Print Shop.

EFI Joins PRINTING United User Experience at PRINTING United 2021

EFI will host a paid training event for customers as part of the PRINTING United User Experience during PRINTING United 2021, which is designed to provide OEMs, industry groups, and associations with a customer event package to let them reconnect while on site at PRINTING United.

Transaction Printers Should Place Value Over Volume

It's important to understand where the competition is coming from and how to position your transaction printing business in the most profitable way. On day four of the Virtual Inkjet Summit, Elizabeth Gooding addressed this issue and how the path to evolution is essential.

Data Literacy Can Enhance the Power of Print

During the opening session of day 2 of the Virtual Inkjet Summit, Tim Curtis, CEO of CohereOne, explored the relationship between print and digital marketing and the need for printers to develop data literacy.

HP Indigo Product Launches Reflect Commercial Printing Evolution

HP Indigo revealed new and reimagined devices developed to meet evolving customer needs and consumer demands. One such product is the first device in Indigo's Series 5 platform, the HP Indigo 100K B2-format digital press, designed to look and sound like an offset device, but function like an Indigo.

Production Inkjet: ‘It’s Not That Big a Risk’

Much has changed since the first Inkjet Summit in 2013. Inkjet technology has not only proven itself, it’s becoming more mainstream, so the opportunity to use inkjet to get ahead of the competition is fading fast.

Inserter Saves Time and Money at Southern Illinois University

A few years ago, the Admissions department at Southern Illinois University - Carbondale needed 1.8 million brochures mailed to prospective students. The job took the in-plant 20 days straight, working 24 hours per day, to finish. But now, thanks to a new addition at the in-plant, jobs like that will take significantly less time.

Naomi Quiram: A People Person at Heart

A devastating natural disaster brought Naomi Quiram to work at Gustavus Adolphus University, but it’s her love of people that has kept her in printing and mailing services for 20 years.